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Printmaker interprets American story with Penn College exhibition

Paradigm Gallery, a UArts grantee, is mentioned in this article featuring an artist previously shown in their gallery.

The Gallery at Penn College is presenting an exhibition by Tennessee printmaker Jesse Shaw titled “Jesse Shaw: American Epic,” running from today through Dec. 12, at the Pennsylvania College of Technology, Madigan Library, 3rd Floor, One College Avenue.

These vegan watches smell like wine

Two-person design studio Analog Watch Co. developed the Somm Collection—a line of vegan watches that smell like wine. Design duo Andi Maddalo and Lorenzo Buffa created the watch bands with vegan leather and sustainably sourced cork that they dyed using red wine and blueberries.

The sustainable timepieces from South Philly looking out for Mother Earth, one sale at a time

Buffa is the co-founder of Analog Watch Co., a fashion house along a stretch of East Passyunk Avenue that makes all of its creations entirely from environmentally sustainable or recycled materials. Buffa, who began the company in 2013 backed by a $75,000 Kickstarter campaign, has turned his tiny South Philly showroom into a leader in sustainable fashion, selling watches worldwide and donating proceeds from every sale to replenish whatever materials were used.
Analog is a UArts grantee.

These wrist watches are made with real wine

Wine has many uses, now it's a fashion statement you can wear proudly on your wrist. The Somm Collection has been created by the Analog Watch Company, based in Philadelphia in the USA. The wrist straps are custom made with cork and wine and is a wearable piece of jewelry made in a sustainable manner.Analog is a University of the Arts grantee.

These Wine Watches Are a Must-Have for the Dionysus in Us All

Analog Watch Co. is known for making watches out of unconventional materials, genuinely sourced from nature. From wood to marble to flowers and moss, the Philadelphia-based creative studio has made a name for itself branching out (pun intended) from the boring and classic designs other accessory brands churn out on the regular. This time, they have really outdone themselves, creating a watch for the Rosé drinking lush in us all.Analog is a University of the Arts grantee.